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  • Jet Airways fiasco: Never let your money matters hit an air pocket Apr 17, 2020 09:04 AM IST

    Jet Airways fiasco: Never let your money matters hit an air pocket

    Having an emergency corpus and a health cover is critical

  • Health policy premiums to get dearer, as insurers expand coverage Apr 14, 2020 09:33 AM IST

    Health policy premiums to get dearer, as insurers expand coverage

    Insurance companies are refiling their products and increasing prices to accommodate the more extensive coverage requirements

  • Coming soon: A health policy that allows you to save for out-of-pocket expenses Apr 13, 2020 09:12 AM IST

    Coming soon: A health policy that allows you to save for out-of-pocket expenses

    The second tranche of pilot insurance products approved by the IRDAI have some interesting features, but know the limitations before signing up

  • Coronavirus testing, treatment free for Ayushman Bharat beneficiaries at pvt labs, empanelled hospitals Apr 04, 2020 08:00 PM IST

    Coronavirus testing, treatment free for Ayushman Bharat beneficiaries at pvt labs, empanelled hospitals

    The NHA, which implements the national health insurance scheme, said this will strengthen the country's response to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

  • Insurance for healthcare workers attending to COVID-19 patients: 7 questions answered Apr 02, 2020 08:45 AM IST

    Insurance for healthcare workers attending to COVID-19 patients: 7 questions answered

    The insurance amount will be paid only in case of death

  • COVID-19: Do health policies cover tests done at private labs? Mar 30, 2020 11:03 AM IST

    COVID-19: Do health policies cover tests done at private labs?

    Not all such tests will be covered by your health insurance

  • Health insurance for Coronavirus: Eight important queries answered Mar 30, 2020 09:55 AM IST

    Health insurance for Coronavirus: Eight important queries answered

    If you are hospitalized for a minimum of 24 hours for treatment of Covid, medical expenses will be covered in standard health insurance policies

  • Good news for health policyholders: Key medical necessities proposed to be fully payable Mar 19, 2020 02:55 PM IST

    Good news for health policyholders: Key medical necessities proposed to be fully payable

    Claims payable could be higher, settlement process smoother for policyholders

  • The Coronavirus pandemic: Know what your health, travel policies will cover Mar 13, 2020 10:50 AM IST

    The Coronavirus pandemic: Know what your health, travel policies will cover

    Despite the pandemic tag, any hospitalisation expenses incurred by policyholders will be covered. Existing travel policyholders’ claims will be paid too

  • Digit’s Coronavirus-specific insurance policy: Should you buy the cover? Mar 05, 2020 08:56 AM IST

    Digit’s Coronavirus-specific insurance policy: Should you buy the cover?

    Should you look at a regular, comprehensive health cover instead?

  • Debate: Should life insurers offer indemnity-based health policies? Mar 04, 2020 08:59 AM IST

    Debate: Should life insurers offer indemnity-based health policies?

    Will this work in favour of customers? Industry voices weigh in on the debate

  • The many health insurance policy changes in 2020 Mar 03, 2020 09:12 AM IST

    The many health insurance policy changes in 2020

    The insurance regulator has announced a host of proposals, given clarifications and suggested changes

  • Coronavirus Effect On Health Insurance Feb 13, 2020 07:21 PM IST

    Coronavirus Effect On Health Insurance

    Coronavirus now has infected over 40000 people & hence it is essential to know if your health insurance covers coronavirus.

  • Ten Updates Made by the IRDAI in the Health Insurance Sector Feb 06, 2020 05:41 PM IST

    Ten Updates Made by the IRDAI in the Health Insurance Sector

    IRDA has now introduced ten new changes or rules in the Insurance sector in India.

  • Insurance is always important, with or without the tax breaks Feb 05, 2020 03:58 PM IST

    Insurance is always important, with or without the tax breaks

    Review your insurance portfolio from a financial protection standpoint

  • Exercise regularly? Pay lower premiums: How IRDAI's 'sandbox' is driving innovation in insurance Jan 21, 2020 10:40 AM IST

    Exercise regularly? Pay lower premiums: How IRDAI's 'sandbox' is driving innovation in insurance

    General insurers are set to launch several limited-period products. Read on to find out if you should buy these products

  • IRDAI’s draft norms: Push towards clearer and standardised insurance documents Jan 16, 2020 10:44 AM IST

    IRDAI’s draft norms: Push towards clearer and standardised insurance documents

    The regulator’s aim is to ensure that policyholders know what they’re getting to at the time of buying a cover.

  • Reporter's Take | IRDAI issues guidelines to standardise insurance products Jan 03, 2020 08:24 PM IST

    Reporter's Take | IRDAI issues guidelines to standardise insurance products

    Moneycontrol’s Shraddha Sharma talks to Preeti Kulkarni to find out what are the developments on the insurance front

  • Simply Save podcast | Invest smartly in 2020: Tips to grow your money Dec 31, 2019 08:33 PM IST

    Simply Save podcast | Invest smartly in 2020: Tips to grow your money

    Find out about the changes brought out in the sector and how investors can tread cautiously and ensure their savings grow

  • Explainer| The third party administrator in health insurance Dec 26, 2019 08:33 AM IST

    Explainer| The third party administrator in health insurance

    A TPA  acts as an intermediary between the insurance company and the policyholder

  • Health insurance wrap 2019: How policies were streamlined during the year Dec 19, 2019 09:59 AM IST

    Health insurance wrap 2019: How policies were streamlined during the year

    IRDA instructed insurance companies to include a standard list of exclusions and mandated the code number of each exclusion to be mentioned at the time of claim rejection.

  • Income tax benefits on medical treatment and health insurance Dec 11, 2019 09:10 AM IST

    Income tax benefits on medical treatment and health insurance

    Premiums paid/reimbursed by the employer are tax-free perquisites for the employee

  • Fill insurance forms yourself and make complete disclosures Dec 05, 2019 08:45 AM IST

    Fill insurance forms yourself and make complete disclosures

    In the Indian market, agents play a role in declaring mis-information in application forms.

  • Understanding the importance of health insurance needs Oct 31, 2019 02:14 PM IST

    Understanding the importance of health insurance needs

    Since the rising medical costs and inflation can burn a hole in your pocket, if you are insured, a health insurance policy can pay for your treatment and offer benefits such as cashless hospitalisation, pre and post hospitalisation expenses and more.

  • IRDAI’s circular: The regulator steps in to ensure enhanced health insurance coverage Oct 31, 2019 08:36 AM IST

    IRDAI’s circular: The regulator steps in to ensure enhanced health insurance coverage

    This circular is great news for existing health insurance policyholders and future buyers, and will significantly overhaul the benefits provided.

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